US trade (export - import) with Togo in 2016

Published or Updated: May 03, 2017

The report on US foreign trade in goods with Togo in 2016: exports, imports, balance, product types and groups, dynamics.

US Trade with Togo

In 2016, US trade with Togo totaled $254.8 million, up 2.42% ($6.0 million) from 2015.

US exports to Togo in 2016 totaled $243.4 million, up 3.99% ($9.3 million) from 2015.

US imports from Togo in 2016 were $11.5 million, down 22.41% ($3.3 million) from 2015.

US trade surplus with Togo in 2016 was $231.9 million, a 5.78% increase ($12.7 million) over 2015.

Togo was the US 137th largest trading partner in 2016 (down from 135th in 2015), accounting for 0.0069% of US total trade (up from 0.0065% in 2015).

Togo was the US 119th largest export market in 2016 (just as in 2015), accounting for 0.0167% of US total exports (up from 0.0156% in 2015).

Togo was the US 168th largest supplier in 2016 (down from 165th in 2015), accounting for 0.0005% of US total imports (down from 0.0006% in 2015).

US Exports to Togo

The major share of US exports to Togo in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 73.57% of US total exports to Togo (71.58% in 2015);
  • Machinery, equipment and vehicles (HS codes 84-90) - 12.11% of US total exports to Togo (13.23% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 7.39% of US total exports to Togo (6.72% in 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 4.48% of US total exports to Togo (4.62% in 2015);
  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 1.27% of US total exports to Togo (2.18% in 2015).

The largest gains in US exports to Togo in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - an increase of $11,522.7 thousand;
  • Cereals (HS code 10) - an increase of $4,452.0 thousand;
  • Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes (HS code 15) - an increase of $1,743.9 thousand;
  • Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS code 07) - an increase of $1,023.0 thousand;
  • Beverages, spirits and vinegar (HS code 22) - an increase of $966.9 thousand.

The largest declines in US exports to Togo in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares (HS code 19) - a decrease of $4,183.8 thousand;
  • Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof (HS code 87) - a decrease of $2,288.1 thousand;
  • Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles (HS code 64) - a decrease of $1,400.5 thousand;
  • Miscellaneous edible preparations (HS code 21) - a decrease of $738.9 thousand.
US exports to Togo in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of exports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total export
(%)
Value
of exports
in 2015
(USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
02 Meat and edible meat offal 807.0 0.33 1,004.4-19.66
03 Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates 0.0 0.00 106.1-100.00
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 1,180.2 0.48 157.2650.68
10 Cereals 5,067.6 2.08 615.6723.16
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 1,890.4 0.78 146.51,190.29
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 2,510.4 1.03 6,694.1-62.50
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 0.0 0.00 640.0-100.00
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 5,499.6 2.26 6,238.4-11.84
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 1,003.5 0.41 36.62,641.92
23 Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed 0.0 0.00 65.4-100.00
24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 18.3 0.01 28.1-34.95
25 Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 18.6 0.01 6.0209.58
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 179,022.5 73.56 167,499.86.88
29 Organic chemicals 318.2 0.13 320.1-0.59
30 Pharmaceutical products 60.1 0.02 104.9-42.69
32 Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics 8.7 0.00 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 76.2 0.03 80.9-5.81
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 10.0 0.00 5.196.08
35 Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes 8.8 0.00 0.0
37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.0 0.00 33.5-100.00
38 Miscellaneous chemical products 98.4 0.04 69.940.91
39 Plastics and articles thereof 9,805.5 4.03 9,620.91.92
40 Rubber and articles thereof 524.8 0.22 566.7-7.40
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 3.9 0.00 353.0-98.90
47 Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard 0.0 0.00 40.8-100.00
48 Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard 0.0 0.00 96.6-100.00
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 33.6 0.01 101.7-66.98
52 Cotton 22.3 0.01 0.0
54 Man-made filaments 37.0 0.02 0.0
56 Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 87.8-100.00
59 Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use 0.0 0.00 3.5-100.00
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 0.0 0.00 34.2-100.00
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 68.7 0.03 460.7-85.08
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 2,590.7 1.06 2,620.1-1.12
64 Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles 353.0 0.15 1,753.5-79.87
65 Headgear and parts thereof 14.0 0.01 149.4-90.61
68 Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials 0.0 0.00 14.0-100.00
69 Ceramic products 56.1 0.02 22.3151.66
70 Glass and glassware 10.0 0.00 0.0
72 Iron and steel 0.0 0.00 32.3-100.00
73 Articles of iron or steel 104.4 0.04 4.52,236.38
75 Nickel and articles thereof 5.8 0.00 0.0
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 7.0 0.00 313.2-97.77
82 Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal 39.4 0.02 104.1-62.19
83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 2.9 0.00 122.9-97.64
84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof 4,848.9 1.99 4,399.410.22
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 853.0 0.35 707.520.56
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 23,185.2 9.53 25,473.3-8.98
88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 56.7 0.02 158.4-64.20
89 Ships, boats and floating structures 0.0 0.00 9.0-100.00
90 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof 518.6 0.21 221.9133.74
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 530.7 0.22 408.929.77
95 Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof 22.2 0.01 33.8-34.20
96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 8.5 0.00 15.4-44.66
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 2,063.6 0.85 2,236.5-7.73

US Imports from Togo

The major share of US imports from Togo in 2016 (and in 2015) was accounted for the following product types:

  • Textiles, textile products and footwear (HS codes 50-67) - 57.85% of US total imports from Togo (54.18% in 2015);
  • Food products and agricultural raw materials (HS codes 01-24) - 26.23% of US total imports from Togo (23.36% in 2015);
  • Chemical products (HS codes 28-40) - 11.12% of US total imports from Togo (5.96% in 2015);
  • Wood and wood products (HS codes 44-49) - 0.97% of US total imports from Togo (1.47% in 2015);
  • Mineral products (HS codes 25-27) - 0.00% of US total imports from Togo (8.33% in 2015).

The largest gains in US imports from Togo in 2016 over 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Cocoa and cocoa preparations (HS code 18) - an increase of $320.9 thousand;
  • Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster (HS code 34) - an increase of $315.8 thousand;
  • Live animals (HS code 01) - an increase of $207.1 thousand;
  • Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) (HS code 42) - an increase of $127.6 thousand;
  • Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations (HS code 33) - an increase of $52.3 thousand.

The largest declines in US imports from Togo in 2016 over the 2015 were recorded for the following product groups:

  • Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair (HS code 67) - a decrease of $1,404.6 thousand;
  • Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes (HS code 27) - a decrease of $1,231.8 thousand;
  • Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons (HS code 08) - a decrease of $962.5 thousand;
  • Commodities not specified according to kind (HS code 99) - a decrease of $388.3 thousand;
  • Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques (HS code 97) - a decrease of $250.5 thousand;
  • Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork (HS code 46) - a decrease of $109.6 thousand;
  • Articles of iron or steel (HS code 73) - a decrease of $66.4 thousand;
  • Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten (HS code 11) - a decrease of $55.9 thousand.
US imports from Togo in 2016 by product groups
HS
code
Name of product group Value
of imports
in 2016
(USD thousand)
Share
in total import
(%)
Value
of imports
in 2015
USD thousand)
Change
in 2016
over 2015
(%)
01 Live animals 499.2 4.35 292.170.89
07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 152.9 1.33 119.727.66
08 Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons 1,255.0 10.94 2,217.5-43.40
10 Cereals 0.0 0.00 5.3-100.00
11 Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten 129.9 1.13 185.7-30.08
12 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder 21.5 0.19 7.5187.74
15 Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes 552.6 4.82 551.00.29
18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 320.9 2.80 0.0
19 Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers’ wares 10.1 0.09 40.0-74.85
20 Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants 42.9 0.37 22.689.95
21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 2.5 0.02 10.0-74.79
22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 22.7 0.20 4.1460.18
27 Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes 0.0 0.00 1,231.8-100.00
29 Organic chemicals 13.1 0.11 0.0
33 Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations 52.3 0.46 0.0
34 Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster 1,195.4 10.42 879.535.91
39 Plastics and articles thereof 15.1 0.13 1.01,400.99
40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.0 0.00 0.9-100.00
42 Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) 158.3 1.38 30.7415.69
46 Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork 107.6 0.94 217.2-50.48
49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 3.8 0.03 0.0
52 Cotton 3.5 0.03 4.4-21.13
61 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted 5.9 0.05 0.6956.61
62 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted 34.5 0.30 20.072.52
63 Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags 1.1 0.01 0.0
65 Headgear and parts thereof 12.6 0.11 2.7372.84
67 Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair 6,581.0 57.35 7,985.6-17.59
73 Articles of iron or steel 0.0 0.00 66.4-100.00
76 Aluminum and articles thereof 7.9 0.07 0.0
85 Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles 2.3 0.02 0.0
87 Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof 5.3 0.05 0.0
94 Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings 10.3 0.09 0.0
97 Works of art, collectors’ pieces and antiques 35.1 0.31 285.5-87.72
99 Commodities not specified according to kind 221.0 1.93 609.3-63.73
Compiled by «US-EXPORT–IMPORT» based on the statistics of the US Department of Commerce